Auburn Homecoming

 Game  Auburn vs. W. Carolina | Tickets
 Date  Saturday, October 12
 Time  Kickoff at 1:05 p.m. CT
 Venue  Jordan-Hare Stadium (87,451)
 Info  Auburn GameDay Central
 
 TV  PPV Info | Live Webcast
 Radio  Auburn IMG Radio / SiriusXM
 Web  Live Blog / Live Audio / Live Stats
 Social  Twitter / Facebook / More Options
 Mobile  Auburn GameDay App

What weather is expected for the game?
Beautiful mid-October weather on Saturday with sunny conditions and temps in the 70s. | Forecast

Are tickets available?
Yes, single-game tickets are just $35: Auburn Football Tickets
   


What TV channel is the game on? What radio station?
Auburn fans can follow the action live on TV and radio (check your local listings for specific channels):
TV: PPV | Auburn IMG Radio Affiliates | Satellite Radio: Sirius 93, XM 199
 
Where can I follow the game online?
AuburnTigers.com is your hub for all the action on Saturday:
Live Blog | Live Webcast | Live Audio | Live Stats| AU Twitter | Auburn GameDay App

 
When/where is Auburn's Homecoming Parade?
Friday at 4 p.m. The parade will proceed north on Mell Street and turn right onto Thach Avenue before proceeding through downtown Auburn and returning to campus on Thach and ending on Mell around 4:45 p.m.
 
Mell Street from Thach Avenue to Roosevelt Drive and Thach Avenue from College Street to Mell Street will be closed beginning at 3 p.m. Only vehicles with an A-zone, B-zone, RO-zone or RX-zone permits will be allowed to enter that area from the start of the parade until the end of the parade. Persons who are being picked up Friday afternoon in that vicinity should ask their driver to meet them outside of the barricaded area. Faculty, staff and students will be allowed to exit parking lots in this area before the parade begins but should not plan to leave while the parade is in progress.
 
During the parade, a small loop of downtown Auburn will be closed by Auburn police: College from Thach to Magnolia; Magnolia from College to Gay; Gay from Magnolia to Thach; and Thach from Gay to College.
 
Here is a timeline for key weekend events:
 
 Weekend Timeline
 Friday, Oct. 11
 Noon  Friday Football Luncheon (Letterman's Lounge). Ticket required | More Info
 3:00 p.m.  Friday Lecture Series (Alumni Center, Goodwin Ballroom) | More Info
 4:00 p.m.  Auburn campus opens for tailgating | More info
 4:00 p.m.  Auburn campus walking tours (Alumni Center) | More Info
 4:00 p.m.  Homecoming Parade | More Info (including parade route)
 4:00 p.m.  Football locker room tours (Jordan-Hare Stadium, Gate 10)
 5:00 p.m.  Reverse Tiger Walk (front of Athletics Complex)
 6:00 p.m.  Movie night at Plainsman Park (Monsters University)
 7:00 p.m.  Soccer vs. Georgia (Auburn Soccer Complex) | Schedule
 
 Saturday, Oct. 12
 8:00 a.m.  Arena Ticket Office, Lovelace Hall of Honor and Auburn Team Store open
 9:00 a.m.  Tiger Transit, Stadium Tram service begins | More Info
 9:00 a.m.  Coca-Cola Tiger Fan Fest hosted opens (Nichols Lawn)
 10:40 a.m.  Tiger Walk begins (intersection of Samford and Donahue to stadium)
 11:00 a.m.  Red Diamond Tailgate Show, Verizon Autograph Tent (Plainsman Park parking lot)
 11:00 a.m.  All gates open at Jordan-Hare Stadium | Stadium Map
 11:40 a.m.  Spirit March begins (east/west ends of Heisman and north/south ends of Donahue)
 11:45 a.m.  Pep Rally begins at the intersection of Heisman and Donahue
 12:46 p.m.  Auburn's famed Eagle Flight
 12:53 p.m.  Auburn Marching Band takes the field
 12:57 p.m.  National Anthem
 1:00 p.m.  Team captains out
 1:02 p.m.  Tunnel video plays, Auburn takes the field
 1:05 p.m.  Football kicks off against Western Carolina | Full Broadcast Options
 2:00 p.m.
 
 Softball DH vs. Northwest Florida State College | More Info
 Sunday, Oct. 13
 12:30 p.m.  Softball Family Fun Day (Jane B. Moore Field) | More Info
 4:00 p.m.  Hoops Fun Fan Day (Auburn Arena) | More Info
   

Who will be signing at the Verizon Autograph Tent?
Members of Auburn's 1963 team will be present for autographs.
  
Fans are encouraged to enter the stadium early to allow plenty of time to arrive at seats.
 
Will Auburn continue scanning tickets?
Yes, we will scan tickets at the gates. The best way to ensure that lines move quickly into the stadium is to:
 
Have your tickets out and ready
Each person should hold their own ticket
Present ticket with bar facing up
Tickets that have been duplicated will be active, deactivating any previous tickets
Do not bend or crease the bar code
Go to lesser-used gates for entrance
Prohibited Items
What items are not allowed?
These items are not allowed inside Jordan-Hare Stadium:
 
Artificial noisemakers
Cameras with detachable lenses or lenses over four (4) inches
Large bags (12 x 12 x 12 is maximum size)
Outside food or drink
Pets
Stadium seats with arms
Umbrellas
Video cameras
Weapons
Any items deemed inappropriate, hazardous or unsafe by venue personnel
 
For your convenience, prohibited items can be securely checked at the Auburn Arena Scholarship Entry and picked up following the game. Items can be checked starting three (3) hours prior to kickoff. The checked item area closes one (1) hour post-game.
 
May I leave the stadium and come back with my ticket stub?
No, if you leave the stadium, you must purchase another ticket to re-enter. If tickets are not available, you will not be allowed to re-enter.
 
Auburn has made many improvements to better serve our fans inside Jordan-Hare Stadium. Please enjoy all the options for 2013. Jordan-Hare Stadium | Seating Chart
 
What concessions are available?
A variety of food and drink options are available throughout the inner concourses of Jordan-Hare Stadium. Select concession stands accept credit cards. Concessions are also available outside the stadium prior to the game at Plainsman Park, outside the South End of Jordan-Hare Stadium and on the East Lawn of the stadium.
Concessions Map (PDF) | Specific Concession Item Locations (PDF)
 
Concessions
Concession improvements?
Water bottles will be available for $2 prior to kickoff (while supplies last). Fans may bring clear, empty water bottles into Jordan-Hare Stadium to fill. Dominos has added additional locations throughout the stadium, along with a pizza kitchen that will be cooking throughout the game. Also new for 2013? Chick-fil-A and Momma Goldbergs will have locations inside Jordan-Hare Stadium.

May I bring my own drinks into the stadium?
No, but fans can bring clear, empty water bottles into the stadium to fill with water once inside.
 
What is the smoking policy at Jordan-Hare Stadium?
The smoking policy remains the same for Jordan-Hare Stadium. Smoking is limited to designated smoking areas only and is not allowed in seating area, restrooms, or First Aid Stations.
 
Where is First Aid?
The First Aid Stations are located adjacent to Section 46, East Upper Deck, and West Upper Deck.
 
What if I lose something?
Any items found during the game are taken to the First Aid Station adjacent to Section 46. Lost items may be reclaimed at the First Aid Station. Items that are not picked up by the end of the game will be given to City of Auburn Police. Items turned over to the police may be picked up at the Police Department located at 161 North Ross Street, Auburn, AL 36830 during regular business hours.
Go Green
Auburn is routinely ranked as the best gameday experience in all of college football. For 2013, Auburn continues to enhance the experience for our fans.
 
Any road closings?
Lee Road 146 (runs from Hwy 169 and turns into Moores Mill Road) is closed. Stay on 169 into Opelika to avoid delays.
 
When may I tailgate on campus?
The hayfields are available beginning at 2 p.m. on Thursdays for free, public RV parking. Campus opens at 4 p.m. on Friday for tailgating. Please observe and follow signs in and around all construction areas.
 
Where may I park and tailgate?
Auburn has added 2,000 new free parking and tailgating spots this season. Please familiarize yourself with the map for complete details:
Parking | Tailgating | GameDay Map
 
Where may I park my RV?
RVs are a key component of the gameday experience at Auburn. View complete information here:
RV Parking
 
Where may I place a tent?
Tents with stakes shorter than 12-inches may be set up after 4 p.m. on Fridays. Permits are required for any tent with stakes that are 12-inches or longer. Permit requests are handled online or (334) 844-4619.
 
Where may I use my grill?
Grills are not allowed within 50 feet of campus buildings or in other designated no-grill areas. All fires must be contained within grills or other containers designed specifically for that purpose. Extinguish charcoal fires thoroughly with water before leaving them unattended. Place extinguished charcoal in designated containers or remove it from campus for disposal. Do not dump charcoal on the ground or in dumpsters. Tailgating and grilling are not allowed in the parking decks.
 
Where should I place trash?
Please keep campus beautiful by placing all trash and recycling in the proper bins located throughout the university tailgate areas, RV lots, and stadium for your convenience. Litter and recycling bags will also be distributed in tailgate areas and RV lots to help keep the university litter-free. Please see the Gameday map for trash and recycling locations.
 
What time does Tiger Transit service begin?
Shuttles begin each gameday four (4) hours prior to kickoff from War Eagle Way to the stadium. Stadium Tram service also begins at this time.
GameDay Shuttle Service
 
What is the post-game traffic plan?
Please view the post-game traffic map to understand traffic flow following the game:
Post-Game Traffic Map